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Poll ended at Mon May 31, 2010 10:19 pm
under 19lbs 67%  67%  [ 16 ]
over 19lbs 33%  33%  [ 8 ]
Total votes : 24
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 12, 2010 3:19 pm 
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malikgermany wrote:
so welcome at the mars carbon owners club 8)

Man, that is a really stunning attitude. think it could easily compete with the todays tol-bikes.
great. and i knew it: the light-virus caught you!
damn good thing that is.


Cheers malik :D Me and my friend stevie of gt fame are having a little weight competition and he is going to lose :lol: :lol: (he does not know yet but he is :wink: ) I have been on a diet for weeks :wink: Oh I forgot its the bikes that are competing not stevie and I :oops:


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 Post subject: Manitou Mars SL Forks
PostPosted: Fri Jul 16, 2010 12:01 am 
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Marin Man my old forks are looking so cool on your bike - Great Job ! Although am surprised you get any travel if you've put 120 lbs pressure in them !!

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You joined :shock: Well done :D
The travel is still good because I am not too light myself :oops:
And the manual says max 140 psi for fat people :wink:
so 110/120 for me is good 8)
As this is my garage queen ride anyway :oops:


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Avid ti V brakes are lighter than xtr V s .
Got them on my airborne which is close to your build weight
when I swap the 600 gms of tubeless rubber to 310 gm maxi flyweights
currently using .


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Avids heh 8) Thanks for the tip I will take a look 8)


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Location: At the pinnacle of fuckwittery
.."hoist by your own petard, fella" :lol: :lol:

marin man wrote:
blue=Gay
Carbon quad-spokes =Gay (and poor)
Carbon quad spoke rims on mtb =really gay
Tyres without knobbles = gayer than really gay
Bike weighing over 18lbs = off the gay scale
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Camper than a row of pink tents :wink :oops:


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Oh sh.t :lol: You found me :lol: :lol: :lol:


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Should I fit my black and blue k.nobbs to my klein as they are lighter than my slicks :shock: (kevlar bead) but will the blue be too much :?:
they are 1.7 front and 1.9 rear 8)


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Klein stickers from gil turned up friday and have fitted them and added two coats of clearcoat 8) fork now finished :wink:


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see no spinergys on my klein :wink:


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